With guest, Louder Than a Bomb poet Nate Marshall

Friday, June 11, 2010

"The Billionaire Boys Club"

Diane Ravitch, New York Review of Books

My sense is that it has a lot to do with the administration’s connections to the Gates Foundation and the Broad Foundation. Although both are usually portrayed as liberal or at least Democratic, their funding priorities have merged with those of the very conservative Walton Family Foundation. I explain this curious power elite in a chapter of my book called “The Billionaire Boys Club.” (Read the rest here)

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for shining some light on the philanthro-capitalists.


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